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US Ambassador advocates gay rights in Vietnam

US Ambassador advocates gay rights in Vietnam

(VOV) -US Ambassador Ted Osius founded GLIFAA – an organization dedicated to representing lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender personnel, their families and their straight allies – 23 years ago.

US Ambassador launches new St. Paul campus

US Ambassador launches new St. Paul campus

(VOV) - US Ambassador to Vietnam Ted Osius was the guest of honour at the inauguration ceremony on April 17 for the new St Paul American School campus in Hanoi.

Czech president bans US ambassador from Prague Castle

Czech president bans US ambassador from Prague Castle

President Milos Zeman has "closed the door" of Prague Castle to the US ambassador following comments perceived as critical of the Czech's decision to attend a World War Two commemoration in Moscow, according to local media reports on April 5.

US Ambassador celebrates Kitchen Gods Day

US Ambassador celebrates Kitchen Gods Day

(VOV) -US Ambassador to Vietnam Ted Osius released fish on February 11 into HoTay Lake (West Lake)in Hanoi on the occasion of the Kitchen Gods Day( 23rd Lunar December).

PM meets new US ambassador

PM meets new US ambassador

Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung asked the US to adopt a more flexible approach to the negotiations on the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) for the agreement’s early signing while receiving new US Ambassador Theodore Osius in Hanoi on January 7.

US Ambassador champions TPP trade pact

US Ambassador champions TPP trade pact

(VOV) - As Vietnam and the US look toward the 20th anniversary of normalized relations, we have a unique opportunity to deepen our comprehensive partnership in ways that will make it last.

First images of new US Ambassador in Vietnam

First images of new US Ambassador in Vietnam

(VOV) - The presence of new American Ambassador Ted Osius in Vietnam is attracting a great deal of media attention. The first images of him show that he is a man of family.

Ted Osius becomes new US Ambassador to Vietnam

Ted Osius becomes new US Ambassador to Vietnam

(VOV) -Ted Osius has officially become new US Ambassador to Vietnam, affirmed Jeff Rathke, Director of Press Office under the US Department of State, at a daily press briefing in Washington DC on November 19 (Washington time).

President Sang bids farewell to US diplomat

President Sang bids farewell to US diplomat

(VOV) - President Truong Tan Sang on August 6 hosted a reception for outgoing US Ambassador David Shear who came to say goodbye before concluding his term in Vietnam.

Defence Minister bids farewell to US ambassador

Defence Minister bids farewell to US ambassador

Defence Minister General Phung Quang Thanh hosted a reception in Hanoi on March 27 for US ambassador David B. Shear who came to say goodbye at the end of his tenure in Vietnam.

Vietnam, US amend air transport agreement

Vietnam, US amend air transport agreement

(VOV) - Minister of Transport Dinh La Thang and the United States Ambassador to Vietnam David Shear have signed an agreement on the amendments to the Vietnam-US Bilateral Air Transport Agreement.

Defence Minister receives US Ambassador

Defence Minister General Phung Quang Thanh has highlighted the contributions made by US Ambassador to Vietnam David Shear to promoting the Vietnam-US relationship and the two countries’ defence cooperation.

Famous singers rock MTV Exit 2012

Famous singers rock MTV Exit 2012

Tens of thousands of fans at the My Dinh National Stadium in Hanoi were enthusiastic with an extremely lively performance of popular singers at the MTV EXIT 2012 show on May 26.

US withdraws ambassador from Syria

The US government has withdrawn its ambassador to Syria Robert Ford because of “credible threats” against his safety, the State Department said in a statement on October 24.

Ecuador expels US ambassador

Ecuador expels US ambassador

The Ecuadorian government on April 5 asked the US ambassador in that country, Heather Hodges, to leave as soon as possible, the state-run Andes news agency reported.